Alternatives to Rufus for all platforms with Open Source License

  • UNetbootin

    UNetbootin (Universal Netboot Installer) is a cross-platform utility that can create Live USB systems and can load a variety of system utilities or install various Linux...

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    • Easy to use. Supports a huge variety of platforms KandiMay 2017 • 30 agrees and 24 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's easy to use. Great GUI, and supports an plethora of platforms. Guest • Dec 2017 • 8 agrees and 6 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Fast, easy to use and in a few clicks you're good to go Guest • Apr 2018 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Etcher

    Etcher is a free and open-source image burner with support for Windows, OS X and GNU/Linux. It makes USB and SD card image burning as simple and fast as possible. ...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Cannot select between gpt and mbr partition styles Guest • Nov 2016 • 32 agrees and 12 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's simple, it's easy, it's slick, and it's multiplatform, May not be for everyone, but surely is for most people. espectalllFeb 2017 • 6 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It makes bootable OS images from ISO, a good example: Acronis. Rufus is unable to make this ISO, just a "DD" image, not recommended by Rufus themselves. Guest • May 2017 • 4 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open Source, works on all platforms, easy to use and intuitive interface Guest • Dec 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Cannot create a bootable windows 10 usb stick Guest • Feb 2018 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The only problem is it don't create Windows ISO bootable. Use WoeUSB for that! Guest • Apr 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Doesn't need internet connection to "download linux missed files, which when even allowed to cannot find them". obviously need the connection for "something else"... Guest • Jul 2017 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Ability to make bootable USB-Sticks from an ISO-Image. em4020Nov 2016 • 4 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It can run almost on all major OS is what made me love it! Guest • Nov 2016 • 3 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Does NOT make bootable OS images from ISO Guest • Mar 2017 • 7 agrees and 8 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Simply to use.. Best Bootable-USB so far.. Guest • Apr 2017 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Universal USB Installer

    Universal USB Installer is a Live Linux USB Creator that allows you to choose from a selection of Linux Distributions to put on your USB Flash Drive. The Universal USB...

    Free Open Source Windows

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    • Very simple and easy to use. Supports Persistent Linux. checholinFeb 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is complete, with all you need, to put an OS in yur USB Guest • May 2017 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • LinuxLive USB Creator

    LiLi USB Creator is a free software for Windows that allows you to create a bootable Live USB key with a Linux on it. This software also offers an exclusive option of...

    Free Open Source Windows

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    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 2.9.4, released in September 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Deepin Boot Maker

    Deepin Boot Maker is a boot maker developed by Deepin Technology Team. It is simple in interface and easy to operate. It helps users to easily make deepin boot disk.

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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  • USB Mountr

    Boot ISO files to pic using Android phone via USB, you can use Sndroid phone as bootable USB flash drive.

    Free Open Source Android Android Tablet

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  • Tuxboot

    Tuxboot helps you to create a bootable Live USB drive for Clonezilla live, DRBL live, GParted live and Tux2live. It is modified from UNetbootin and runs on both MS...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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